2014 FIRE TRAINING

New Course #9P - 54 Training Hours

Course Overview: This is the first course in the Fire Officer series, addressing the job performance requirements of NFPA 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications. Topics include assuming the role of company officer, fire department organization, leadership, supervision, fire department communications, the company officer’s role in safety, size-up, strategy & tactics for engine and truck companies; single company operations, error management and human factors, implementing the life safety initiatives, group dynamics, pre-incident planning, fire inspection practices, information management, budgets, company level training, community relations and customer service, labor relations, and strategy & tactics for multiple company operations. Persons having successfully completed IFO (now discontinued) may complete the new Fire Officer 1 by starting at Unit 11. Students wishing to do so must contact the Academy registration office (Academy courses only) or the course instructor (Outreach courses), and request a copy of the student manual, so that they may review the first 10 units.

This course will be held on

  • Lesson #1
  • Saturday
  • January 3, 2015
  • 0800 – 1600
  • Lesson #2
  • Wednesday
  • January 7, 2015
  • 1830 – 2230
  • Lesson #3
  • Saturday
  • January 10, 2015
  • 0800 – 1600
  • Lesson #4
  • Wednesday
  • January 14, 2015
  • 1830 – 2230
  • Lesson #5
  • Saturday
  • January 17, 2015
  • 0800 – 1600
  • Lesson #6
  • Wednesday
  • January 21, 2015
  • 1830 – 2230
  • Lesson #7
  • Saturday
  • January 24, 2015
  • 0800 – 1600
  • Lesson #8
  • Wednesday
  • January 28, 2015
  • 1830 – 2230
  • Lesson #9
  • Saturday
  • January 31, 2015
  • 0800 – 1400

At the
Wayne County Fire Training Facility

Instructor Harry Aunkst


Prerequisites: Firefighter 1 or equivalent.

pre-register by calling the Fire Coordinator’s Office @ 946-5640